Jammu, April 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir Freedom Movement Chairman, Muhammad Sharif Sartaj has condemned the inhuman torture inflicted by Indian police and jail authorities on the inmates in Central Jail, Srinagar, saying that the Kashmiris are not safe even in their own homeland. »

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Srinagar, April 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, Indian forces in their fresh act of state terrorism arrested five youth in Pulwama district.

The youth were arrested by Indian forces and police personnel during cordon and search operation at Ratnipora area of the district. »

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Shutdown in Gandarbal against killing

Srinagar, April 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, has said that India is harassing and intimidating his family to pressurizing him but these cowardly acts will yield nothing for New Delhi.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar condemned the summoning of his second son, Dr Naeem Gilani by India’s National Investigating Agency. He said that earlier his younger son, Dr Naseem Gilani, was summoned by both NIA and Enforcement Directorate and now his elder son Dr Naeem had been called by NIA to Delhi in the name of questioning. He made it clear that India would not be able to break his resolve through such tactics as he had willfully adopted the torturous and thorny path of pursuing the movement for fundamental rights of his people.
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Srinagar, April 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Tehreek-e-Hurriyat Jammu and Kashmir, Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai has said that holding elections has no meaning in a place where all basic human democratic political rights of people are trampled through military might. »

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New Delhi, April 08 (KMS): The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday said that the party was committed to abrogate Article 370 and Article 35A of the Indian constitution, which grant special status to Jammu and Kashmir.

The Hindu extremist BJP, which released its election manifesto at its New Delhi headquarters, said that the party reiterated its position since the time of Jan Sangh to abrogate both the Articles. »

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Srinagar, April 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Acting Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), Abdul Hameed Butt has paid glowing tributes to Shaheed Maulana Showkat Ahmad Shah. »

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Srinagar, April 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the All Parties Hurriyat Conference Chairman, Syed Ali Gilani, has strongly condemned the summoning of his second son, Dr Naeem Gilani by India’s National Investigating Agency saying that New Delhi is harassing and intimidating his family members just to pressurize him.

Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said, “We have explained our point of view in closed doors as well as in the public. I have been caged in my four-walled residence for the past nine years, not to talk of any political activity. I have not been allowed to attend any social function also, after putting a siege around me they have targeted my family particularly two sons.” »

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Srinagar, April 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the Chairman of Hurriyat forum, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq took an early flight to New Delhi to appear before the infamous India’s National Investigation Agency (NIA), today, in connection with a fake case registered against him.

The NIA served him three notices repeatedly. The decision to appear before the NIA was taken by the Mirwaiz on Sunday following an executive meeting of the Hurriyat forum. »

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Srinagar, April 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed in Kangan and Ganderbal towns for the second consecutive day, today, to mourn the killing of an M Tech student, Rahil Rashid Sheikh, by Indian troops.

All shops are closed in Kangan, Nunar, Wayil, Dursuma, Manigam, Dudarhama and Beehma areas in the district while public transport is off the roads. »

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Srinagar, April 08 (KMS): In occupied Kashmir, the widely read local English newspaper, Greater Kashmir, has received several calls from Hinutva forces in the garb of unidentified callers threatening to shoot down the entire staff of the newspaper.

The Jammu bureau of Greater Kashmir Sunday received several calls from unidentified callers, and abused the staff on the office landline. The callers said they would barge into the offices of the publication, both in Jammu as well as Srinagar, and shoot down the entire staff. »

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